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Seal The Deal With Curb Appeal

Seal The Deal With Curb Appeal Sure, we’ve all heard it; “Curb Appeal!” The two magic words everyone talks about when they are considering selling their home. It’s easy to talk about, and sure it sounds good and everything, but what is curb appeal? Better yet, “What can it do for my home?” It sureContinue reading “Seal The Deal With Curb Appeal”

Low Maintenance Flower Bed Border Info Bits

Low Maintenance Flower Bed Border Info Bits In the wake of the release of our Low Maintenance Plant List, I’d like to discuss some fun ways to think about creating a low maintenance flower bed border. I will also cover why they are worth all the effort that goes into creating them. Let’s get downContinue reading “Low Maintenance Flower Bed Border Info Bits”

4 Excellent Design Ideas for Your Flower Beds

4 Excellent Design Ideas for YourFlower Beds Today, I’m going to share with you some incredible design ideas for your flower beds. These techniques are tried and proven, and can work with just about every home. I won’t be using exact plant names, but I will describe a plant here and there, that you couldContinue reading “4 Excellent Design Ideas for Your Flower Beds”

12 Must Have Landscape Materials for Each Project

12 Must Have Landscape Materials For Every Project Today, I’m excited to present you with the 12 must have landscape materials for every landscape project. All of these items make up a great material list, but what I love about them is they also form a really great checklist of all the different aspects thatContinue reading “12 Must Have Landscape Materials for Each Project”

Why You Should Reseed Your Lawn and How to Do It​

Why You Should Reseed Your Lawn and How to Do It When you reseed your lawn there are a few differences from regular lawn maintenance. I want to explain what lawn reseeding is, so we will all be on the same page. Some people might see lawn reseeding as a complete removal of all currentContinue reading “Why You Should Reseed Your Lawn and How to Do It​”

Tree Spraying – How to Take Care of Your Landscape

Tree Spraying How to Take Care of Your Landscape What is Tree Spraying? If you have trees in your yard, you may have stopped for a second and thought, “What is tree spraying?” The idea behind spraying your trees is the same as spraying your yard, or any other shrub. You want to treat itContinue reading “Tree Spraying – How to Take Care of Your Landscape”

What is Tree Lopping? A Quick Guide

What is Tree Lopping? A Quick Guide Tree Lopping Lopping refers to a tool used to cut a branch off a tree. It’s a strange middle English term “lop” which simple means to cut off branches and twigs. In this guide we are going to be talking about Tree Lopping, and what it means toContinue reading “What is Tree Lopping? A Quick Guide”

Why Your Landscaping Package Should Include Lawn Spraying

Why Your Landscaping Package Should Include Lawn Spraying Why You Need Lawn Spraying In the world of lawn care there is what we in the industry call “Biological Lawn Services.” These companies provide clients a variety of environmentally friendly chemicals to assist in the creation of a beautiful yard. Each one providing a slightly differentContinue reading “Why Your Landscaping Package Should Include Lawn Spraying”

Why Hiring a Lawncare Specialist is the Right Choice

Why Hiring a Lawncare Specialist Is the Right Choice You Know They Will Get The Job Done Right In a perfect world every lawn care specialist you hired would be professional. Of course we can’t assume each one of them has the necessary skills to get the job done right, but with the help ofContinue reading “Why Hiring a Lawncare Specialist is the Right Choice”

The Ultimate Guide to Grass Cutting

The Ultimate Guide to Grass Cutting How Often Should Grass Cutting Be Done? Let’s face it, some of us would like to know we only had to cut our grass one time a month or year. But for this conversation, we are going to assume you are looking for some real answers to how oftenContinue reading “The Ultimate Guide to Grass Cutting”